NBC execs and the Peacock web's affiliates are digging in their heels for protracted negotiations over a groundbreaking new business plan the network has put before affiliates.
CBS is expected to announce a fall schedule today that makes few bold changes, but leaves some high-profile series on the cutting-room floor.
DirecTV Japan on Tuesday for the first time released the number of subscribers it has in Japan, saying it enlisted 109,000 customers to its service since it started up last December.
Australia's highest-rated TV drama series, "Blue Heelers," has been sold to the U.S., where it will air each afternoon on satellite and cable channel Trio, launching in September.
Look for NBC affiliates to kick up a fuss about DirecTV's pay-per-view offering of the Peacock web soap "Days of Our Lives" when the web begins its three-day spring affiliates confab today at the…
Aspiring seventh network Pax Net will launch Aug. 31 with seven original series, including an all-original Saturday-night lineup, to complement its off-network acquisitions highlighted by "Touched by…
The U.K.'s television glitterati gathered for the BAFTA TV awards Monday night, the first time the British television nods have been separate from the BAFTA film awards.
The syndie TV spinoff of New Line's "Mortal Kombat" pics is ready to rampage this fall on TV stations and cable systems covering more than 90% of U.S. TV households.
The WB netlet will launch an ethnic comedy night Thursdays this fall and will shift the teen hit "Dawson's Creek" to Wednesdays at 8 p.m., just months after the show helped the WB launch "New…
ABC will unveil a fall schedule today that includes five new comedies and three new dramas, as well as a revamped Sunday lineup featuring "20/20" at 9 p.m. and the David E. Kelley drama "The…
The USA Network deal with Buena Vista TV for reruns of "Home Improvement" (Daily Variety, May 14) fell apart at the 11th hour and TBS has bought the series, beginning in June 2002.